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Food Navigator Features Loma Linda TUNO Expansion in UK

Loma Linda Ultimate Vegetarian Chili, featured on ABC Orlando | The Daily Two

Leading maker of shelf-stable, plant-based foods under the Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brands reports 30 percent year over year growth.

Atlantic Natural Foods Addresses Trademarked TUNO™ Product | MarketWatch

Leading maker of shelf-stable, plant-based foods under the Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brands reports 30 percent year over year growth.

Atlantic Natural Foods Addresses Trademarked TUNO™ Product | Seeking Alpha

Leading maker of shelf-stable, plant-based foods under the Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brands reports 30 percent year over year growth.

Atlantic Natural Foods Addresses Trademarked TUNO™ Product | Yahoo! News

Leading maker of shelf-stable, plant-based foods under the Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brands reports 30 percent year over year growth.

Atlantic Natural Foods Expands Global Footprint with Distribution at Leading UK Retailer

Leading maker of shelf-stable, plant-based foods under the Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brands reports 30 percent year over year growth.

Emily Foley, Lifestyle Expert & TV Host Talks Chili on a Chilly January Day in Georgia

Find Loma Linda Ultimate Vegetarian Chili on Amazon  “If you love the comforting taste of chili this time of year, but you’re looking for a healthier option, the Loma Linda Ultimate Vegetarian Chili is the perfect option. This is 100% plant-based, you can purchase on Amazon, and it’s gluten-free, non-GMO, and ready in 60 seconds […]

Parker Wallace of Parker’s Plate talks Ultimate Vegetarian Chili as a way to clean up your diet

We loved seeing our Ultimate Vegetarian Chili featured in a segment about yummy (and healthy!) treats that won’t wreck your resolutions! Thank You Parker Wallace for making our Chili look so crave-worthy! Click on the video below.

Atlantic Natural Foods to Donate 75,000 Meals to Food Banks throughout the U.S.

Leading manufacturer of plant-based foods kicks off nationwide effort in Raleigh, N.C., to help provide food to people in need this winter NASHVILLE, N.C. (December 22, 2020) — Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), the leading shelf-stable, plant-based manufacturer of award-winning Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brand foods, today announced the company will kick off a nationwide effort to help deliver relief for hungry families in need, starting […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Joins Time To Vote Movement Ahead of 2020 U.S. Election

Leading manufacturer of plant-based foods urges natural products industry to participate, along with more than 700 companies nationwide, to commit to giving employees paid time off to vote. NASHVILLE, NC (October 28, 2020) – Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), the leading shelf-stable manufacturer of award-winning Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brands, is joining more than 700 […]

VegNews – The Essential Vegan Guide to Pantry Staples

Thanks to VegNews for highlighting our plant-based complete meal, Chipotle Bowl, in their article – “The Essential Vegan Guide to Pantry Staples.” Click here to check out what they had to say about Chipotle Bowl, and of course see what else made the list!

Spoon University – These 60 Second Meals From Loma Linda Are A Summer Must-Have

“I don’t know about you, but since quarantine started I’ve been eating the same foods over and over again. I know, so boring. Whether you’re craving tacos, sloppy joes or something in between, Loma Linda has you covered with their 60-second plant based meal options.” Read the full article by clicking here.

Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC to Expand Plant-Based Meal Solutions and Ramp Up Production in U.S. and Thailand After Seeing 40 Percent YoY Growth

Hawaiian Bowl and Ultimate Vegetarian Chili to Debut at Costco Stores this Summer NASHVILLE, N.C., May 21st, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), leading manufacturer of shelf-stable, plant-based foods, announced today the company is preparing to launch two new shelf-stable, plant-based Meal Solutions—Hawaiian Bowl and Ultimate Vegetarian Chili—under its award-winning Loma Linda® brand. The new products were […]

iHeart Radio (WHP580) Interview with neat Foods

neat Foods creator, Laura Lapp went on the RJ Harris show and talked about a potential meat shortage, and how neat foods’ plant-based offerings can help fill the gap. Hear the full interview by clicking here.

Fortune – Plant-Based Food Sales See Greatest Gains Yet as Meat Shortage Fears Grow

Plant-Based Food Sales See Greatest Gains Yet as Meat Shortage Fears Grow With the meat processing industry in a tailspin amid Tyson and Smithfield plant closures owing to outbreaks of COVID-19, there is a potential nationwide meat shortage looming. This shortage, coupled with consumer uncertainty during this anxious time, has seemingly contributed to a surge in demand […]

Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC Announces the Following Measures in Response to COVID-19

Leading manufacturer of plant-based foods puts forth safety measures, employee benefits NASHVILLE, N.C., March 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), the leading shelf-stable manufacturer of Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brands, today announced actions taken to ensure safety of its employees, stakeholders, customers and consumers in response to COVID-19. Atlantic Natural Foods has been observing COVID-19 and preparing for all circumstances […]

A Note to Our Seventh-day Adventist Community

Press Statement for release to Seventh-day Adventist Publications, AFDA Distributors, email addresses, etc. from Douglas Hines, Chairman of Atlantic Natural Foods, Loma Linda  For the past several weeks we have been monitoring the global crisis with the Coronavirus and preparing for these days. During these weeks, I have continually told our team that the time is coming when […]

Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC to Drop Further Action Against Diversified Communications, LP

Nashville, N.C. (February 11, 2020)—Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), owner of the iconic Loma Linda ® brand of TUNO™, announced today the company will cease further action against Diversified Communications, LP around the denial of its request to exhibit at the upcoming Seafood Expo North America/Seafood Processing North America. Previously, ANF requested attendance at the […]

Stop Blaming Your Problems on Plant-Based Seafood

“There are a lot of crises facing the aquaculture and fisheries sectors around the globe. Plant-based seafood isn’t one of them.” BIG thanks to IntraFish for spreading the word about our seafood alternative, TUNO and bringing awareness to the exclusion of TUNO exhibiting at the Seafood Expo in Boston in March. Read the full article […]

These 18 Vegan Costco Products Will Have You Signing Up For A Membership ASAP

Thanks to VegNews for highlighting our plant-based complete meal, Chipotle Bowl, in their article – “These 18 Vegan CostcoThese 18 Vegan Costco Products Will Have You Signing Up For A Membership ASAP.” Click here to check out what they had to say about Chipotle Bowl, and of course see what else made the list!

Atlantic Natural Foods Celebrates 10-Year Milestone in Eastern North Carolina with a Number of New Initiatives

Leading pioneer of plant-based better-for-you foods experiences unprecedented growth in 2019, looks forward to 2020 NASHVILLE, N.C., Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Atlantic Natural Foods (ANF), announced today that it is honoring its 10 year anniversary in Nash County, North Carolina by celebrating the company’s legacy with a joint holiday party and anniversary celebration tonight, Thursday, December 19, at the Benvenue […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Gains New Distribution, Realizes Continued Growth

Company’s 100+-year old Loma Linda brand will be at all Costco stores in January, expand distribution at Walmart and Target, and head to ALDI in US and UK in early 2020 NASHVILLE, N.C., Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Atlantic Natural Foods, leading manufacturer of better-for-you, plant-based, shelf-stable foods, announced that it is debuting its top-selling and award-winning plant-based […]

Forbes – Vegan Tuna Provides An Ocean Sustainability Solution

TUNO is trying to disrupt the $120 billion seafood industry with a plant-based alternative. TUNO’s founder Doug Hines, who was a former seafood industry executive and COO at Bumble Bee, shared more in a recent interview. You can check out that full interview by clicking here.

Press Statement from J. Douglas Hines

September 26, 2019 Media Contact: Margie Newman Intesa Communications Group margie@intesacom.com Press Statement from J. Douglas Hines SAN DIEGO – J. Douglas Hines, Chairman and General Partner of Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC., the leading shelf stable producer of plant-based protein alternatives, released yesterday the following statement in response to the Intrafish editorial, “Imitation seafood causes […]

TUNO Featured on Fox Business

This week, Atlantic Natural Foods founder J. Douglas Hines talked TUNO with Fox Business before a national TV audience. Watch the full interview at Fox Business News. TUNO has been garnering media attention and critical acclaim as an award-winning plant-based protein product. During the interview, Hines highlighted the importance of sustainable protein sources as a […]

Upcoming SE Costco Demos

We’re hitting the road and sampling our 100% plant-based complete meal, Chipotle Bowl at these SE Costco locations: Saturday, August 10th & Tuesday, August 13th 1800 West Sample Road, Pompano Beach, FL, 33064 7171 Cypress Lake Dr., Ft. Myers, FL 33907 4067 Lagniappe Way, Tallahassee, FL 32317 8712 West Linebaugh Ave, Tamp, FL, 33625 11001 […]

TUNO Noodle Casserole Recipe (Vegan + Gluten-Free!)

BIG Thanks to Forkin’ Plants for making something extra special with our Spring Water TUNO. This recipe for a TUNO Noodle Casserole looks soooo good! Click here for the full recipe. Shop TUNO here.  

Vegetarian Canned Tuna: Here’s Why Americans Are Taking A Hard Pass

“There isn’t much demand for plant-based tuna alternatives, but there should be. Here’s why brands like TUNO are trying to make a more desirable product,” click here to read more from the Huff Post.

Loma Linda Chipotle Bowl Wins Delicious Living’s Best Meal Replacement Award

We’re thrilled to announce that our plant-based, complete meal Chipotle Bowl has won the Delicious Living Best Bites “Best Meal Replacement” award! Click here to  check out what they had to say about Chipotle Bowl and the other winners!

Atlantic Natural Foods Propels Its Award-Winning Plant-Based Protein Products to Australia, United Kingdom

NASHVILLE, N.C.–May 30, 2019– One of the world’s leading producers of plant-based protein products, Atlantic Natural Foods (ANF), announced today that it has formalized its distribution agreement with Freedom Foods Group Limited of Australia to market and distribute its healthy and sustainable Loma Linda® meal solution products throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Simple, Loma Linda Plant-based Fiesta Recipes for Cinco De Mayo

Are you ready for Cinco De Mayo?! We’re here to help! From plant-based takes on traditional Mexican dishes to new twists on Mexican-inspired staples, consider the following Loma Linda recipes from for your Cinco de Mayo fiesta:

Bright and Citrusy Mediterranean-Style Bruschetta With White Beans and Plant-Based TUNO

In honor of our World TUNO™ Day (April 30th), Serious Eats created a special Mediterranean-style Bruschetta recipe utilizing our Spring Water TUNO as the star ingredient! This recipe is ridiculously tasty, but further proof that a sustainable plant-based diet is not only good for you and the planet, but wonderfully packed with diverse and eclectic […]

TUNO™ Ignites Conversation Around Sustainable Living Proclaiming April 30 “World TUNO Day”

Plant-Based Food Creator Atlantic Natural Foods Continues to Challenge Global Seafood Industry, Looks to A Better Future for the Planet NASHVILLE, N.C., April 25, 2019 — With a long-term goal of helping the world to feed 9 plus billion people by the year 2050, Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), a leading manufacturer of better-for-you, plant-based, shelf-stable foods, today announced the company will celebrate […]

Loma Linda Taco Filling Takes Home 2019 Prevention Healthy Eating Award

Leader in Shelf-Stable, Plant-Based Foods Continues Making Strides in Overall Taste and Appeal NASHVILLE, NC (April 1, 2019)— Loma Linda, known for its tasty new line of shelf-stable, plant-based Meal Starters and Meal Solutions created by Atlantic Natural Foods (ANF), announced today that that its Taco Filling Meal Starter was named a winner of Prevention’s 2019 Healthy […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Brings Shelf-Stable Plant-Based Protein Innovations to Expo West

Leading manufacturer set to disrupt the vegan industry, showcases its sustainable, affordable brand products at Natural Products Expo West ANAHEIM, Calif., March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), a leading manufacturer of better-for-you, shelf-stable foods, will showcase its latest innovations at Natural Products Expo West booth #5447, including Loma Linda®, TUNO™ and neat® brand products.

Natural Products Expo West Showcase – Giving Back

To help our mission for a healthy and sustainable planet, we’re pleased to announce that we’re  supporting The Nature Conservancy at the Natural Products Expo West showcase.

TUNO™ Disrupts Global Seafood Industry with Plant-Based Alternative to Tuna

Latest Loma Linda® Brand Innovation Offering Near Match to Tuna’s Protein and Omega-3 Content Gains Traction in Australia and the UK NASHVILLE, N.C., Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — With plant-based eating on the rise, the Loma Linda® branded line of better-for-you, plant-based, shelf-stable foods is continuing to disrupt the global marketplace with TUNO™, its fishless canned seafood made with a […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Introduces TUNO™

NASHVILLE, N.C. — Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), a leading manufacturer of better-for-you, shelf stable foods, today announced that TUNO™, a new plant-based, canned seafood alternative, is ready for market—and for seafood-free sandwiches and salads all across the U.S. Made with non-GMO plant-based protein ingredients, this protein-rich, gluten-free food features the light, flaky texture of seafood and is […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Launches First Shelf-Stable, Plant-Based Protein Meal Solutions under Loma Linda® Brand

NASHVILLE, N.C., Oct. 10, 2018 — Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), a leading manufacturer of better-for-you, shelf stable foods, today announced the company has completed the initial wave of introductions of its Loma Linda® Plant-Based Protein Meal Solutions, a delicious new line of shelf-stable, plant protein-based meals. The new innovations were created in response to the growing demand […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Opens Doors to Facility in Eastern North Carolina

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Atlantic Natural Foods Opens Doors to Facility in Eastern North Carolina Dignitaries from across the state convene in Nashville, NC to celebrate growth and innovation in plant-based protein Nashville, NC— Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF) has officially commissioned their principal plant in Nashville, NC following consolidation of four separate operations. Nashville Mayor […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Announces $1.4MM Investment in Eastern North Carolina

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Atlantic Natural Foods Announces $1.4MM Investment in Eastern North Carolina Will consolidate operations at existing Nashville, NC facility Nashville, NC— Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF) today announced that it will be consolidating two of its facilities, bringing warehousing, and label and casing operations from their Rocky Mount, NC facility into their principal […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Donates $150,000 of Loma Linda Food to Hurricane Victims in the Southeast

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 16, 2017 Atlantic Natural Foods Donates $150,000 of Loma Linda Food to Hurricane Victims in the Southeast NASHVILLE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC, (ANF) today announced it will provide relief to the great people of South Texas and Florida dealing with the tragedy and aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The leading […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Donates $100,000 of Loma Linda Vegetarian Food to the Seventh-day Adventist Community in South Texas Affected by Hurricane Harvey

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 4, 2017 Atlantic Natural Foods Donates $100,000 of Loma Linda Vegetarian Food to the Seventh-day Adventist Community in South Texas Affected by Hurricane Harvey NASHVILLE, N.C.—Steve Morris, COO of Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC of Nashville, N.C. released the following statement today: “With the full support of the owners of Atlantic Natural […]

Atlantic Natural Foods and Pataya Food Group Revolutionize Shelf-Stable Plant Protein Meal Solutions with New Partnership

Nashville, N.C. and Bangkok, Thailand — Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC, (ANF) the leading producer of shelf-stable plant-based protein and owner of the iconic Loma Linda® brand, along with Pataya Food Group, a leading producer and innovator of “protein” based products under the Nautilus and other private label brands around the world, are announcing a strategic […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Wraps Up Acquisition of Loma Linda Brand

NASHVILLE, N.C. — Two years after AFT Holdings, Inc.’s subsidiary Atlantic Natural Foods, L.L.C. (ANF) reached an agreement with Battle Creek, Mich.-based Kellogg Co. to acquire the Loma Linda brand of canned shelf-stable alternative meat analog products, the Kaffree Roma alternative coffee beverage unit, and licensing rights to the Worthington Foods brand, the deal is […]

Atlantic Natural Foods Announces Progressive Employee Benefits

NASHVILLE, N.C.— Atlantic Natural Foods (ANF), the leading U.S. producer and marketer of shelf stable of plant-based protein alternatives products and owner of the Loma Linda, neat®, and Kaffree Roma brands announced a number of wide-reaching initiatives of enhanced benefits to continue its commitment toward people and community. During an all-staff event on Saturday, Sept. […]

Fight Inflammation With A Vegetarian Diet

Inflammation is our body’s natural response to injury. Its purpose is to prevent, stop or reduce damage and aid in the healing process. You’ve probably seen inflammation in your own body. Ever bang your knee really hard and it becomes swollen? That’s inflammation. The blood vessels around your knee have expanded to allow more blood, […]